12 Places to Take a Date that Aren’t “Drinks” or a “Coffee”

Being newly single, there’s nothing I hate more than a Tinder or Bumble person asking me to go for coffee. Why? WHY? Why would you think that I want to spend an hour sitting in the middle of the day, in a bright cafe, getting coffee breath, only to be bored halfway through? No. I use “going to get coffee” for meetings or quick half … Continue reading 12 Places to Take a Date that Aren’t “Drinks” or a “Coffee”

What it’s Like to Watch a Family Member Suffer Through Parkinson’s

My dad, is the family member with Parkinson’s. It’s not some distant uncle or close cousin, it’s my dad. And I should clarify it’s not my “dad, dad.” I am very blessed to have two mothers and two fathers. I never use to look at it that way growing up but I definitely do now. My parents (Paulette and Winston) divorced when I was 8. … Continue reading What it’s Like to Watch a Family Member Suffer Through Parkinson’s

Hypnotherapy in Halifax

When I say “hypnotherapy,” I know most people are thinking of someone standing on a stage, clucking like a chicken while everyone else is laughing. Contrary to popular belief, people under hypnosis are in total control of themselves and would never do anything they would normally find highly objectionable. So what is hypnotherapy and how is it a useful tool? Hypnotherapy is guided hypnosis, or … Continue reading Hypnotherapy in Halifax

Salad Toppings for Non-Salad Eaters

This blog post is a shout out to my friend Alex. In my last post, I asked if anyone had any suggests and my good friend Alex called me out in his Instagram story asking if I would do a post about salad topping for people who don’t enjoy eating salads. So this one’s for you Alex! First, I’m going to share my favourite salad … Continue reading Salad Toppings for Non-Salad Eaters

New Year, Better Me

It’s that time again. 2018 is officially over and now that 2019 has started everyone is making resolutions for how they hope their year will go, what they want to achieve and how they want to see themselves change. A lot of the common goals people make will include: drinking less, working out more, saving money, travelling, learn a new language, reading a certain number … Continue reading New Year, Better Me

4 Easy & Inexpensive Halloween Make-Ups

So if you’ve been following my Instagram then you’ve probably seen that I love Halloween and over the past 2 weeks I’ve posted 4 Halloween Make-Ups. Maybe from the final picture they may not seem easy but I promise you, they really were. Below I’ve attached the inspiration pictures I found on Pinterest and then my version. I’ve also attached links to my speedy IG … Continue reading 4 Easy & Inexpensive Halloween Make-Ups

Why It’s Hard to Write About the Personal Stuff

Usually, when posting on my blog, people react really well to posts like “Binge Worthy TV Shows” or “Places to Shop in Halifax,” but generally people react the best to personal posts. Like when I wrote about what it’s like to go from dating to roommates. Something that’s real and has been lived through and overcome. But I’ve found since I started writing that it’s … Continue reading Why It’s Hard to Write About the Personal Stuff

Halifax’s Newest Waffle Joint

Let me give you some cold, hard truths about waffles. 1) Everyone loves waffles. 2) If you don’t, you’re a psychopath with no taste buds. 3) Even if you are a psychopath with no taste buds, you’re going to love Halifax’s newest Japanese waffle joint. I never knew what my life was missing until I bit into that sweet, beautiful, fish-shaped, chocolate & hazelnut filled … Continue reading Halifax’s Newest Waffle Joint